5 Drive-by rounds hit home, 1 enters
â€¢Police were dispatched to the 600 block of East Forest Street, Thursday, following a call about shots fired. The victim said that one round came through the drywall into the bedroom. A small white 4-door vehicle was seen driving northbound in the alley. Officers noted that the house had been struck by five rounds. The sixth round hit a truck.
â€¢Police were dispatched to Esperanza House, 302 E. Berrendo Road, Thursday, after a subject removed a 40-inch Samsung flat screen television from the premises.
â€¢Police were called to Esperanza Development, 311 E. Mescalero Road, Thursday, after a subject took an employee log from their location at 72 Earl Cummings Loop.
â€¢Police received a walk-in report of a vehicle burglary, Thursday. The victim stated that someone broke into their vehicle and removed $700 in cash and prescription sunglasses, valued at $100, a make-up bag and a checkbook.
â€¢Police were dispatched to East Wells Street, Thursday, where a subject stole the copper wiring from inside battery cables of a vehicle, along with copper from other areas inside the engine compartment.
â€¢Police were called to the 1600 block of Sunset Avenue, Thursday, after someone gained entry into a locked camper and took a Craftsman weedeater, a Craftsman gas blower, a Craftsman trimmer, and two gas cans. Total value of missing items is estimated as $420.
â€¢Police received a walk-in report, Thursday, of metal theft. The victim stated that someone broke off the tops of an iron fence in the 500 block of South Beech Ave.
â€¢Police were called to the 800 block of South Kentucky Avenue, Thursday, where a thief took a black gas grill, two lawn chairs, square glass table. Estimated value of stolen items is $100.
Anyone having information on these or any other crimes should contact Crime Stoppers, 888- 594-TIPS (8477). Callers may remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward.[/auth]